200 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Jay Xu Director
Tuesday - Sunday, 10am-5pm; Thursday until 9pm.
November 26, 2019 - April 26, 2020
Painting from Heart to Hand
November 26, 2019 - March 22, 2020
Lost at Sea: Art Recovered from Shipwrecks
January 17, 2020 - May 3, 2020
Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment
The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco is one of the largest museums in the Western world devoted exclusively to Asian Art, with a collection of over 17,000 artworks spanning 6,000 years of history. The museum is a public institution whose mission is to lead a diverse global audience in discovering the unique material, aesthetic, and intellectual achievements of Asian art and culture.
The collection includes approximately 17,000 objects ranging from tiny jades to monumental sculptures, paintings, porcelains and ceramics, lacquers, textiles, furniture, arms and armor, puppets, and basketry.
Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, California
Review by DeWitt Cheng
"Divine Bodies: Sacred Imagery in Asian Art" informs us as to how Asian artists have for centuries blended spi